Tagged: constant

you said the river

you said the river
can heal itself if we give
it time – it’s never

a perfect formula when
variables are missing
.
20210128:2013
y

if you treat home as

if you treat home as
a constant, everything
else is
a variable –
we worked on
the formula
for years, not knowing
one another’s roots
.
20181211:0727
y

** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: roots

maybe we are more

maybe we are more
asymmetrical
right and
left do not
check in
as often as
they would have us
believe –
leaving us
in a constant
state of striving
for equilibrium
.
20180225:2105
y

no one ever says

we stretch to

we stretch to
normalize more
nimbly than we
care to admit –
staying alert
is a constant
mourning
for what came before
.
20161117:0701
y

between the lines we

between the lines we
draw and the lines that already
exist, we are so

very good about staying
just fine, prone to constant breaking
.
20161021:0513
y

for all the data

for all the data
we collect from one
another, day to
day, minute
to minute, perhaps
we are building
a universal
reference on
ourselves, as if
there could be
a perfect equation
to calculate the
gravitational tug
from person to
person, something
we can keep
in our back pocket
.
20160520:0750
y

secured in

joy is rediscovering

joy is rediscovering
each other –
on days like
these, on days
not like these –
make it the
same challenge,
the same privilege
.
20150621:1355
y

allow the days to